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TexShare Databases are e-resources licensed for the exclusive use of Texas libraries and their patrons. Start with TexShare for homework help, health or business information, academic journals, popular magazines, genealogy, or job and career development.

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TexShare Databases: Access Information

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Texans Can Access the TexShare Databases
Through Their Local Public or Academic Libraries

If your library participates in the TexShare Databases program, you'll find a link on their website.

Start here to locate your local library and contact them for the required access information or for research assistance.

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TexShare Databases: Program Information for Librarians

Title Lists, Materials Counts, and Links

Participation Fee Information

Specific Database FAQs

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  • AMDigital - Learn more about the "American West" and "American Indian Histories and Cultures" databases.

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TexShare contracts with select vendors to provide a certain electronic resources at pre-negotiated, discounted subscription fees. See the TexSelect page for more information.

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The TexShare Databases are funded by a grant from the US Institute of Museum and Library Services. The TexShare Databases are a program of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, made possible by state and federal funds, as well as through member participation fees.

Page last modified: May 25, 2016